!! Connaught Journal; May 3, 1824 "Military Promotions"
- THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
Galway, Thursday, May 3, 1824
War Office, 23d April, 1824
17th Regiment of Light Dragoons-Veterinary Surgeon Henry Smith, from
half-pay royal artillery drivers, to be veterinary surgeon, vice Edmund Price,
1st or Grenadier Regiment of Foot Guards- Lieut. George Frederick
Harrington Hudson, to be lieut. and captain, by purchase, vice Ellison,
Sir Ralph Abercromby Anstruther, bart to be ensign and lieutenant by
purchase, vice Hudson.
Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards-Honorable James Hope to be ensign and
lieutenant, by purchase, vice Dundas, promoted.
1st Regiment of Foot-Lieutenant Hubert Crisp, from half-pay 27th foot to be
lieutenant, vice Thomas Russell, who exchanges.
Ensign John Mullen to be adjutant, vice Russell, who exchanges the
7th Regiment of Foot- Quarter-master sergeant Thomas Simpson to be
quarter-master, vice Lambert, deceased.
13th Ditto- Lieutenant William Thomas, from the 89th foot to be lieutenant,
vice Shiel who exchanges.
20th Ditto- Lieutenant Henry Clinton from half-pay12th foot to be
lieutenant vice Wigley appointed to the 73d foot.
27th Ditto- Ensign John Joseph Grier, from half-pay royal West India
rangers, to be ensign, vice Spencer appointed to the 73d foot.
38th Ditto- Lieutenant James Mathews to be capt. without purchase, vice
Wiltshire, promoted in the 46th foot.
41st Ditto- Lieutenant George L. Boultbee, from the 69th foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Sargent, who exchanges.
44th Ditto- Lieutenant James Paton, from the 67th foot, to be lieutenant,
without purchase, vice Nixon, deceased.
Henry Lewis Layard, gent, to be ensign, without purchase, vice Gilbert,
46th Ditto- Major Alexander Ogilvie to be lieut-colonel, without purchase,
vice Molle, deceased.
Brevet-lieutenant colonel Thomas Wiltshire, from the 38th Foot to be major,
Ensign George Varlo, from the 39th Foot, to be ensign, vice Drew, promoted
in the 67th Foot.
48th Ditto-Lieutenant Mengo McPherson, form half pay 42d foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Boultbee, whose appointment has not taken place.
51st Ditto- _____ Rice, gent to be ensign, by purchase, vice Murray, who
54th Ditto- Ensign Burrows Kelly to be lieutenant without purchase, vice
59th Ditto- Lieutenant Alexander Douglas, form half pay 93d foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Wolfe, appointed to the 98th foot.
Joseph Peacocke, gent, to be ensign, without purchase, vice Varlo, removed
to the 48th foot.
62d Ditto-Lieutenant John Singleton to be Capt. by purchase, vice Sweeny,
Ensign Edward Perry Brooke, to be lieutenant by purchase, vice Singleton.
Francis Kenelm Bouverie, gent., to be ensign, by purchase, vice Brooke.
67th Ditto- Ensign John Coalburn Drew, from the 46th foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Paton, removed to the 44th foot.
69th Ditto- Lieutenant John James Sargent, from the 41st foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Boultbee, who exchanges.
73d Regiment of Foot- Lieutenant George C. Connor to be captain, by
purchase, vice Pike, who retires.
To be Lieutenants- Lieutenant Edmund Mevsey Wigley, from the 20th foot,
vice Thomas Reynolds, who retires upon half-pay 12th foot.
Ensign William Villier Stewart, by purchase, vice Connor.
To be Ensigns- Ensign Edward Crejat Spencer from the 27th foot, without
75th Ditto- Captain William Bruce, from the 82d foot, to be captain, vice
Richardson, who exchanges.
78th Ditto- Lieutenant Jonathan Forbes, to be captain by purchase, vice
M'Leod, who retires.
Ensign Walter Hamilton, to be lieutenant, by purchase, vice Forbes.
79th Ditto- Captain Robert Bateman, from half pay 54th foot, to be
paymaster, vice Allan Cameron, who exchanges.
82d Ditto- Captain Joseph Richardson, from the 75th foot, to be lieutenant,
vice Thomas , who exchanges.
89th Ditto- Lieutenant Arthur Shiel, from the 13th foot, to be lieutenant,
vice Thomas who exchanges.
Lieutenant Edward Kenny to be Adjutant, vice Charles Scarlin Naylor, who
resigns the adjutancy only.
94th Ditto- Ensign Isaac Toogood Coward, to be adjutant, vice White, who
resigns the adjutancy only.
Deputy Assistant Commissary General Wm. Smith Lukin, from the half pay, to
97th Ditto- Captain John Bowen Colthurst, from half pay Kelso Regiment, to
be captain, vice Robert Innis, whose appointment has not taken place.
98th Ditto- Lieutenant John Quin Wall, from half pay 24th foot, to be
lieutenant, vice Henry Ramus, who exchanges.
2d West India Regiment- To be Ensigns- Ensign William M'Pherson, from half
pay of the regiment, vice Hanna, appointed to the 1st Royal Veteran Battalion.
Ensign James Esten Dickinson, from half pay 3d Garrison Battalion, without
1st Royal Veteran Battalion- Lieutenant Tomas Shedden, from half pay 68th
foot, to be lieutenant, vice Mac Gregor, who returns to his former situation on
the retired list.
To be Ensigns- Henry Augustus Cunningham Pilkington, from half pay York
Light Infantry Volunteers, vice William Hennick, who returns to his former
situation on the retired list.
Ensign Joseph Hanna, from the 2d West India Regiment, vice Graham,
appointed to the 99th foot.
2d Royal Veteran Battalion-to be Lieutenants- Lieutenant Mathew Agnew, from
half pay MacLean's Recruiting Corps, vice Milne, whose appointment has not taken
Lieutenant Edward Wells, from the 2d West India Regiment, vice Small, who
returns to his former half-pay.
Brevet Major Robert Ellison, from the 1st Grenadier Foot Guards, to be
lieutenant-colonel of infantry, by purchase, vice major-general D'Arcy, who
Lieutenant George Groen Nicholls, from the 7th Dragoon Guards to be captain
of a company, by purchase, vice brevet major Thomas Clarke, who retires.
Brevet Inspector of Hospitals, Edward Tegart, to be inspector of Hospitals.
Assistant surgeon William Kennedy, from half pay Royal West India Rangers,
to be assistant surgeon to the forces.
Major-general John Vincent, to be lieutenant governor of Dumbarton Castle,
vice Ferrier, deceased.
Cathy Joynt Labath
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